sport news sack youth coach after he criticised Casemiro and Toni Kroos

sack youth coach Alvaro Benitez after he criticised Casemiro and Toni Kroos on radio show during 3-0 defeat to Barcelona in Copa del Rey sacked youth coach Alvaro Benito after he criticised the first-team  Benito was scathing in his criticism of Casemiro and Toni Kroos on radio show  According to Spanish media reports, Raul will succeed Benito as a youth coach 

By Richard Martin, Reuters

Published: 14:08 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 14:29 GMT, 1 March 2019

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have sacked youth coach Alvaro Benito after he made negative comments about their first team on a radio programme during Wednesday's 3-0 defeat to Barcelona in a Copa del Rey semi-final second leg.

In a statement released on Twitter on Friday, Benito said: 'I respect the decision of the club, which I have always defended when appearing in the media. I always felt able to speak freely about the club I love.

'I leave with no resentment and will always be grateful to the club for everything it gave me as a player and in my first steps as a coach.'

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